Dysderidae  C. L. Koch, 1837 / Parastalita  Absolon & Kratochvil, 1932   1 species

Parastalita stygia  (Joseph, 1882)

Description
Male

Palp: bulb cylindrical, end of bulb with numerous teeth, embolus black, flattened and curved at its point. Prosoma 3.2-3.7 mm long.

Body length male: 7 mm
Female

Prosoma reddish brown, narrow in front, with sinuous lateral edges. Prosoma 3.5 mm long. Sternum light brownish. Chelicerae very long, promargin with 4 teeth, retromargin with one basal and one apical denticle. Legs light brownish, very long, patella and tarsus spineless, other segments with numerous spines.

Body length female: 5.5 mm
Additional information

In caves.

Troglobiont species (Mammola et al. 2018)

Distribution
  Presence
  No data
Global distribution (WSC 2021): Bosnia and Herzegovina
Figures
Distribution List
Bosnia and Herzegovina   (Komnenov, 2010) ||| Croatia   (no references) ||| Serbia   (no references) ||| Slovenia   (Kostanjšek & Kuntner, 2015) |||
References

Deeleman-Reinhold C L (1971b) Beitrag zur Kenntnis höhlenbewohnender Dysderidae (Araneida) aus Jugoslawien. Slovenska Akademija Znanosti in Umetnosti, Razred za Prirodoslovne Vede, Classis IV, Historia Naturalis 14: 95-120 pdf

Fage L (1931) Araneae, 5e série, précédée d'un essai sur l'évolution souterraine et son déterminisme. In Biospeologica, LV. Archives de Zoologie Expérimentale et Générale 71: 91-291 pdf

Komnenov M (2010) Checklist of spiders (Araneae) of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Uzizaž i Biospeld 5(2009): 52-69 pdf

Kostanjšek R, Kuntner M (2015) Araneae Sloveniae: a national spider species checklist. ZooKeys 474: 1-91 pdf

Le Peru B (2011) The spiders of Europe, a synthesis of data: Volume 1 Atypidae to Theridiidae. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon 2: 1-522 pdf

Mammola S, Cardoso P, Ribera C, Pavlek M, Isaia M (2018b) A synthesis on cave-dwelling spiders in Europe. Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 56: 301-316 pdf

WSC (2021) World Spider Catalog. Version 21.5. Natural History Museum Bern, online at http://wsc.nmbe.ch (03.01.2021) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

Updates
08-06-2020 Distribution update Detail
10-04-2015 Image insert
01-10-2013 Image insert